Port Blair, Sept. 4: The Indian Red Cross Society, A&N Branch conducted a distribution ceremony of washable cotton cloth masks for Sanitary Workers/supervisors of all the twenty four wards of Port Blair Municipal Council through their respective sanitary inspectors/supervisors.

I, extend my warm greetings and best wishes to all teachers across the Andaman and Nicobar Islands  on the occasion of Teacher's Day" on 5th September, 2020 which marks the birth anniversary of a benevolent teacher Bharat Ratna Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan who became the President of India. Teachers’ Day is an occasion when we recognize the devoted services of the teachers of our nation. 

Port Blair, Sept 3: Getting a book published these days is certainly not a big thing however writing one does takes a lot more. Coming from a remote territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, G. Mehul Krishna Kumar is making his debut in the field of writing. His debutant novella titled “LUCID DREAMS- Let’s Redefine Love” is scheduled for an October release. As the title speaks for itself the fiction revolves around the term love and there is no denying the fact that our youths are more interested in unlocking the mystery of love. The story claims to define love in a new outlook that involves the emotions of friends, family and ofcourse the love birds without whom there is never a tale of love.   

Port Blair, Sept. 3: The Member of Parliament, A&N Islands Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Hon’ble Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi to consider for granting recognition to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical Sciences (ANIIMS ) to start Postgraduate medical courses in various disciplines of medicine and surgery from the forthcoming session of 2021-2022 since the Medical College at Port Blair shall be sending out its first batch of the qualified Undergraduate MBBS Doctors in the month of January - February 2021.

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Port Blair, Sept. 3: A music album on the theme of Andaman Islands titled “Andaman Groove” is expected to be released this month. The venture is being carried out by Boris, an Austrian musician and traveller with his ally Thomas from the UK.